Adam Smith’s The Theory of Moral Sentiments
August 5, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. (CST) | Human Action and Interaction with Gratitude and Resentment
August 12, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. (CST) | The Impartial Spectator and the Role of Justice
August 19, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. (CST) | Self-Interest, Equality, and Justice
Presenter: Tawni Ferrarini, Lindenwood University
Throughout August, Tawni Ferrarini, director of the Economic Education Center, will lead a new initiative based on Adam Smith’s The Theory of Moral Sentiments. The initiative is in collaboration with Adam Smith Works. She will lead a series of virtual reading groups that discuss Smith’s The Theory of Moral Sentiments and issues such as self-interest, equality, and justice. Three, 60-minute virtual sessions will be held on the dates listed above.
This is a great opportunity to engage students in a deeper understanding of relevant classic works and social issues.
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